Fifteen New York law schools and the N.Y. State Dept. of Veterans' Affairs will assess how the state's law schools can best provide assistance to the veterans. Luncheon keynote: Alphonso David, N.Y. State Deputy Secretary and Counsel for Civil Rights
Reschdueld from November 2 due to Superstorm Sandy. This conference will examine the history and impact of the landmark Willowbrook litigation. Sponsored by Government Law Center and the Civil Rights and Disabilities Law Clinic at Albany Law School.
Guest Speaker: Hon. Judith S. Kaye, Chief Judge of the State of New York (retired); co-sponsored by the Fund for Modern Courts. Reception to follow.
Legal and practical aspects of land use planning in the face of high volume hydraulic fracturing; sponsored by law firm of Sive, Paget & Riesel
Citizens v. Federal Election Commission debate and panel discussion on U.S. Supreme Court's recent freedom of speech decisions and the implications of these cases on American society; CLE credits are available.
The Racing and Gaming Law Program of the Government Law Center of Albany Law School is an annual program dedicated to exploring the legal and public policy implications of racing and gaming in New York State and the nation.
Scholars from around the country will convene at a major public conference at Albany Law School in June for “The Civil War on Trial: Legal Issues that Divided a Nation” to discuss the legal issues that led to and defined the Civil War and post-war reconstruction.
Co-Sponsored by: The African Interest Group of the American Society of International Law
Albany Law School’s Center for Excellence in Law Teaching (CELT) hosted a national conference on “Setting and Assessing Learning Objectives from Day One” for law school faculty and administrators on March 30, 2012.
Albany Government Law Review symposium on public budgets at the federal, state and municipal levels.
State chief justices from around the country will gather to discuss "The State of State Courts" in the law school’s Dean Alexander Moot Courtroom on Thursday, March 8, 2012, at 1:00 p.m.
The 2012 Northeast Regional Scholarship and Teaching Development Workshop.
A hands-on collaborative workshop that addresses significant challenges in teaching interviewing and counseling.
Albany Law School’s Tenant Foreclosure Protection Clinic hosted attorneys and advocates from around the country to discuss “Emerging Issues in Mortgage Foreclosure Affecting Tenants’ Rights and Remedies” on Thursday, Nov. 3, from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Eli Rosenbaum, Director, Human Rights Enforcement Strategy, U.S. Department of Justice, speaks about his experience prosecuting. Sponsored by the Cardozo Society.
Albany Law School recently hosted Katrina Eagle, vice president of the National Organization of Veterans’ Advocates and a noted veterans’ rights attorney, for "Serving Those Who Served Us: Key Legal Issues Facing Homeless Veterans and How Attorneys Can Help" at the law school.
The Albany Law Journal of Science & Technology will gather law professors, educators and legal practitioners to discuss "Cyberbullying from Classroom to Courtroom: Contemporary Approaches to Protecting Children in a Digital Age".
Jeh Johnson, the general counsel for the U.S. Department of Defense, delivered the keynote address at "LGBT Rights: Toward a More Perfect Union," a symposium sponsored by Albany Government Law Review on Oct. 13, 2011.
The Albany Law Review will assemble a panel of professors, labor attorneys and union representatives for the symposium “Protecting Workers’ Rights in a Post-Wisconsin World: Strategies for Organizing and Action in an Era of Diminished Resources and Embattled Unions”.